Profile of Ms Kari Smith University of Wisconsin

Kari Smith

In Fall 2012, I will be entering my first year of my PhD with a focus on the practical application of resilience in urban planning practice to solve social problems. I have a diverse background including education in Business Administration (Bachelor) and Urban Development (Master). My professional experience is in NGO administration and consulting.

General research interests

Resilience, urban social problems, applied theory, NGOs, segregation, urban planning practice.

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Kari SMITH Registration Form (December 2012)

Registration form for Kari Smith

The wall, the door, and the key? Exploring the meaning of resilience in urban planning practice image
The wall, the door, and the key? Exploring the meaning of resilience in urban planning practice (October 2012)

The concept of resilience has been increasingly used to understand and ameliorate a range of social challenges through examining how individuals,...